Anna Kendrick Biography
Quick Facts Anna Kendrick
The American actress and singer are Anna Cooke Kendrick was born on 9th August 1985. Anna started her career at an early age as a child actress in theatrical productions. Her first role in a Broadway theatrical came in 1998 while she was a thirteen years old teenager. Her first feature film debut was later made at the Camp (2003) musical comedy.
A beautiful and talented American actress and singer Anna Kendrick gained popularity for her performance in Up in the Air as Natalie Keener for which she was awarded Golden Globe, Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and BAFTA nominations. Further, she was nominated for Tony Award for her role as Dinah Lord in High Society.
She has also played in Camp as Fritzi, in Pitch Perfect and Pitch Perfect as Beca Mitchell, in Into the Woods as Cinderella, in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World as Stacey Pilgrim. Following her success, Anna also appeared in 2008s hit series The Twilight Saga as Jessica Stanley and in End of Watch as Janet.
Later, She also played Cathy’s character in 2014s comedy drama movie The Last Five Years. So let’s run through her career highlights, all affairs, current relationship status, Net worth and salary she claims as an actress.
Anna Kendrick Personal Life, Relationship History and Break-ups
As Anna Kendrick is pretty cold when it comes to sharing her personal life-related facts she hasn’t openly discussed her relationship status to any media and has shied away from sharing her dating life on her heavily followed social media either. So far we know that she has had three heartbreaks before she found the man she was looking for.
Anna Kendrick was once in a relationship with an English director Edgar Wright in 2009. They reportedly met on the set of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and started dating. But, later in early 2013, the couple separated.
Shortly after that, in 2013, Anna linked with the Prince of Persia actor Jake Gyllenhaal but the rumor died with any strong proof behind their short-lived relationship.
As per many sources, Anna Kendrick is currently dating English cinematographer Ben Richardson. The couple reportedly started dating in early 2014 and are still sharing a romantic love life even after five successful years of dating each other.
As Ben Richardson and Anna Kendrick both aren’t as media friendly so other than some sightings, they are able to keep away from the paparazzi.
Anna Kendrick is active on various social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and so on.
Anna Kendrick net worth
Anna Kendrick, an American singer, and actress as of 2019 has an estimated net worth of around $14 million.
Anna Kendrick’s net worth was reported to be at $10 million back in 2016. The majority of her earnings accumulates from films and television career.
Anna also played in the Twilight series which made around $3 billion (£2.2 billion) at the box office. Further, she appeared in Twilight’s sequel which grossed $287 million at the box office. Following that, she was reportedly paid a substantial sum for Pitch Perfect’s third installment as the movie grossed over $115 million (£87m).
Kendrick for Pitch Perfect received $6 million for her staring role in the third installment of the musical-comedy franchise.
She currently resides in Los Angeles, California and owns a house in Los Angeles house worth $1 million which is around £760,000 and owns several cars.
Anna Kendrick Early Life, Education, and Career
Anna was born on August 9, 1985, in Portland, Maine, United States. She was born to an accountant Janice and a history teacher as well as financier William K. Kendrick.
She is an Irish, Scottish, and English descent. Ronald and Ruth Cooke were her maternal grandparents. Growing up, she studied at Deering High School which is located in Portland.
She also has an older brother named Michael Cooke Kendrick. Alike Anna Michael is also a professional actor who appeared in the film Looking for an Echo
When she was 10 years old she started her career. She was lucky to have supportive parents as they often drove her from Portland, Maine to New York City for her auditions. She got her first role in High School as Dinah.
In August 1998 she won the Theatre World Award for her performance in the film. She was only 12 years old then. She also became the third-youngest Tony Award nominee as she was nominated for a Tony Award as well as a Drama Desk Award. She also appeared in many stage productions which include A Little Night Music where she played as Fredrika Armfeldt.
She was also nominated for Best Debut Performance for her portrayal of Fritzi Wagner at the Independent Spirit Awards. She also appeared as Ginny Ryerson in the film Rocket Science. According to her, the role was intimidating and challenging.
She got positive reviews from the critics. She also won Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination. In the same year, she also auditioned in the film Twilight as Jessica Stanley. She also got the opportunity to star in The Marc Pease Experience. She there played as a high school senior who is involved in musical theatre.
She also played the lead character in the film Elsewhere. She appeared in director Jason Reitman’s Up in the air. She was named as Best Supporting Actress by the National Board of Review for her role in Up in the Air.
She also was nominated for several awards. She reprised her role in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse as Jessica Stanley. She also appeared in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World as Stacey Pilgrim. She won Best International Actress.
She did the voice job in the animated film ParaNorman. She also starred as Beca in Pitch Perfect. She then appeared in drama End of Watch in 2012. She then starred in the film The Last Five Years in 2014. She also appeared in the film Into the Woods which was directed by Rob Marshall.